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23rd Liege-Bastogne-Liege 1933 (Belgium)

By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian

Gardier Solos to Victory

The 1927 winner of the amateur Tour of Belgium, Francois Gardier broke away from the peloton in a fine Ardennes rain and cold temperatures to win the 1933 Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic. Gardier rode alone into Liege 2'16 ahead of a hard chasing group of 4 riders.

L-B-L May 25, 1933
213 Km

1. Francois GARDIER (Bel) 6h05'24"

2. Rene Dewolf (Bel) +2'16"

3. Albert Bolly (Bel) +2'18"

Starters: 47
Finishers: 19
Average Speed: 34.980 km/h



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